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The 7 Best Presentation Software Tools For Entrepreneurs

Having great ideas, knowing the facts you want to convey and presenting a pitch deck so successfully that you get funded can be very different things. Regardless of the stage of your company, a lot of your success is riding on a few slides.<p>This is something I was reminded when I covered the pitch …

Infographics

What Investors Get Wrong About Property Flipping Projects

In more than 15 years as a real estate agent, broker and investor, I’ve learned a lot. Some of the most important lessons have come out of making mistakes, my very clearly biggest mistake in particular: In 2006, I decided to flip a house completely by myself.<p>At the time I was a real estate agent, …

Real Estate

How one retired Millennial made more than $60,000 in passive income last year

You can take the woman out of work, but you can’t take the work out of the woman. At least, that’s the case for J.P. Livingston, who retired at age …

Retirement

7 “Strong Buy” Stock Picks for Breakneck Growth

Growth investors have the same simple goal: Jump into a stock before it skyrockets. Naturally, the solution isn’t as simple: Making the right stock …

Investing

Amelia Earhart Captured and Killed? New Evidence Debunks History Channel’s Crazy Theory

A new photo supposedly shows the aviatrix was taken alive, but eyewitness testimony unearthed by The Daily Beast shows the claim is false.<p>A new …

How Much Money Do You Need to Quit Your Job and Travel for a Year?

We run the numbers.<p><i>This article is supported by NAB’s Platinum Visa Debit card, which can elevate your overseas experience. In this series, we look at the interconnection between travel and money.</i><p>You’re reading this at your desk, aren’t you? We know why you clicked—we get it. Literally everybody in …

The Pictures that Defined World War II

Article Details:<p>Author<p>Madison Horne<p>Website Name<p>history.com<p>Year Published<p>2018<p>Title<p>The Pictures that Defined World War …

World History

Retirement planning: Go abroad and you can live nicely on just $30,000 a year

If you've been racking your brain about where to retire on a budget, it might be time to think outside the U.S.<p>A new report by International Living, which publishes information about living abroad, ranks the five best places to retire and coast on $30,000 a year.<p>To be sure, retiring in a new …

Retirement

Royal Caribbean: Best positioned among cruise stocks - Barron's

The 13% YTD selloff in shares of Royal Caribbean (NYSE:RCL) is overdone, Barron's says.<p>Bears argue that too many ships will come on-line in the next …

Royal Caribbean

Analysis: 'The Last Great Tank Battle' - Warrior Maven

American History for Truthdiggers: The Forgotten and Peculiar War of 1812

<i>Editor’s note: The past is prologue. The stories we tell about ourselves and our forebears inform the sort of country we think we are and help</i> …

World History

3 Top Index Funds to Keep You in the Investing Game

Want to invest without having to pick your own stocks? Start with these three index funds.<p>Stock picking can be a hugely rewarding way to build …

Investing

25 Stocks Every Retiree Should Own

Retirement for most Americans is a giant and often scary jump into the unknown. In your working years, you can generally take the occasional …

Retirement

The Surprising Finds At King Arthur's Legendary Castle

Recent research at Tintagel Castle (in Cornwall, England) has uncovered some fascinating finds. In addition to ceramics from what’s now Turkey (and maybe Cyprus) and glassware from the Iberian peninsula, archeologists from English Heritage working at the site have just uncovered a stone from the …

Archaeology

The Roman Empire, explained in 40 maps - Vox

Two thousand years ago, on August 19, 14 AD, Caesar Augustus died. He was Rome’s first emperor, having won a civil war more than 40 years earlier that transformed the dysfunctional Roman Republic into an empire. Under Augustus and his successors, the empire experienced 200 years of relative peace …

Ancient History

German invasion of Norway, 9 April-9 June 1940

Britain and France were also aware of the importance of the Swedish iron ore trade, and of Narvik. Their biggest problem was that they did not want …

Where to Invest Now: Our Midyear Outlook for 2018

Our forecast: Higher stock prices by year-end, with continued volatility and a slight chance of worrisome headwinds.<p>If the bull market that began in …

How to Become a Medieval Knight

In medieval society a knight enjoyed a position of high status and often wealth, they were feared on the battlefield and known for their chivalry off …

World History

Buy one rental property a year to help build your wealth

To make a rental property purchase successful, owners must find a bargain — paying no more than 80 percent of the home’s value when factoring in purchase price, closing costs and renovations. But what happens when an owner wants to own multiple rental properties? How does someone go about acquiring …

Real Estate

11 Best Vanguard Index Funds to Buy for Low-Cost Quality

Vanguard index funds are among the market’s greatest champions of low-cost investing.<p>The company is a pioneer, launching the first index fund – the …

9 June Dividend Hikes To Buy For 12% Yearly Gains, Forever

Most people are chasing big dividend payers right now in this “3% world” we live in. Meanwhile, a small group of “hidden yield” stocks are quietly …

The 4 Pillars of Great Leadership

Over 100 years of research on leadership has clearly determined the keys to leader success. There are four key factors that make a leader effective, …

Worried About The Skills Gap? Here's What One State Is Doing

Iowa’s employers, like most around the country, are ringing alarm bells about a skilled worker shortage, and the state’s leaders are responding – by setting a goal for 70 percent of Iowans in the workforce to acquire education or training beyond high school by 2025.<p>“I appreciate the fact that Iowa …

Iowa

What are ETFs? A beginner’s guide to exchange-traded funds

<b>Pop the champagne! Exchange-traded funds, or ETFs, recently celebrated a milestone birthday: January marked 25 years since the world’s largest ETF</b> …

Investing

The Fifth ETF To Buy For Your Core Portfolio

<b>Why create a core portfolio of ETFs</b><p>The author recently posted the article A Core Portfolio of ETFs - For Everyone on Seeking Alpha's blog post. That …

Vikings

The Vikings were diverse Scandinavian seafarers from Norway, Sweden, and Denmark whose raids and subsequent settlements significantly impacted the …

Hey Babylon, Nineveh Wants Its Hanging Gardens Back: The Truth of an Ancient Wonder

For thousands of years, the Babylonians have likely been taking credit for one of the greatest feats of the Assyrians, according to scholar Stephanie …

3 Stocks I'm Never Selling

These companies have what it takes to succeed for decades to come.<p>I have bought and sold quite a few stocks through the years. Some I wished later …

50 Remarkably Wise Quotes That Will Inspire You to Success in Life

Get inspired by these wise words and make the very best out of your life, each and every day.<p>Life is a gift that has been given to you. It is in your hands to make the best out of it--dare to believe that you can. Through the ups and downs, you'll find a lesson to learn that will make you a better …

Motivation

4 Stocks You'll Regret Not Buying 20 Years From Now

This week I read a very good article from my fellow Seeking Alpha author, Dividend Sensei. He wrote about the biggest bubble in history. This made me …